bodyguard

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A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
noun
1. (occupation)
a. el guardaespaldas
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
, la guardaespaldas
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
The mayor hired a bodyguard after he received a death threat at his home.El alcalde contrató a un guardaespaldas después de recibir una amenaza de muerte en su casa.
b. el escolta
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
, la escolta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
As a high-ranking government official, he was assigned a bodyguard.En su calidad de funcionario del gobierno de alto rango, se le asignó un escolta.
c. el guarura
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
Regionalism used in Guatemala
(Guatemala)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
The industrialist employed a man to be both a chauffeur and bodyguard.El industrialista contrató a un hombre que trabajara tanto de chófer como de guarura.
2. (group of bodyguards)
a. la escolta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
A four-vehicle bodyguard was part of the president's motorcade.Una escolta de cuatro vehículos formaba parte del convoy del presidente.
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bodyguard
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
Noun
1. (person)
a. el guardaespaldas inv, escolta
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(M)
la guardaespaldas inv, escolta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
2. (group)
a. la escolta
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
(F)
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bodyguard [ˈbɒdɪɡɑːd]
noun
(one person) guardaespaldas (m); guarura (m); (Méx) (group) escolta (f); guardia (f) personal; (royal) guardia (f) de corps;
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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